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Pair of women's slippers

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Pair of heelless slippers with square toes, covered with heavy woven fabric in stripes of blue, and gray with small cone figure shading from dark reddish-orange to yellow, backs and inner sole of leather, fronts lined with natural colored linen; in one, a printed paper label pasted on inner sole;...

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Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

French, mid-19th century

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Overall: 6 x 7.5 x 23 cm (2 3/8 x 2 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton fabric, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts